Heard Elementary School

Heard Elementary School serves 544 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Heard Elementary School operates within the Chatham County School District.

Overview

The student population of 544 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 544 students
Gender % 31% Male / 69%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Students by Grade Heard Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
4%
12%
Black
44%
37%
White
28%
44%
All Ethnic Groups Heard Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Heard Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.68 0.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
51%
Heard Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,240 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name Chatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
6
Number of Students Managed 40,240 3,449
Chatham County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $394 MM $34 MM
Chatham County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $364 MM $36 MM
Chatham County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,593 $9,939
Chatham County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,692 $10,367
Chatham County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Savannah Gateway To College High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Uhs Of Savannah Coastal Harbor Treatment Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Uhs Of Savannah Coastal Harbor Treatment Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SavannahSavannah Gateway To College High School
    Charter School
    5717 White Bluff Rd
    SavannahGA 31405
    (912)443-5777
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 105 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SavannahSavannah Corporate Performance Learning Academy
    Alternative School
    151 Coach Joe Turner St
    SavannahGA 31408
    (912)695-6750
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • SavannahUhs Of Savannah Coastal Harbor Treatment Center
    1150 Cornell Ave
    SavannahGA 31406
    (912)354-3911
    0.7 mi | 27 students | Gr. 2-11                      
  • SavannahPulaski Elementary School
    1001 Tibet Ave
    SavannahGA 31419
    (912)395-6466
    1.1 mi | 598 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SavannahJenkins High School
    1800 East De Renne Ave
    SavannahGA 31406
    (912)395-6300
    1.3 mi | 1274 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Savannah, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.34, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Savannah is Heard Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.